Archives for March 2011

Know your India – Pillars of which Temple

Multiple choice Picture Quiz on India. The pillars shown in the picture have a most wonderful musical history to them, you have to guess the temple!

Know your India – Where is this Church located

In this picture quiz you have to guess the location of this church.

Photographing the Moon

A Supermoon is a full or new moon that coincides with a close approach by the Moon to the Earth. According to astronomers, on March 19 2011, Saturday, the moon was 3,56,577km away from the earth as compared to 3,64,000km, because of which the moon would be 14% bigger and 28% brighter compared to normal days.

ISKCON Ratha Yatra – 2012

International Society for Krishna Consciousness (ISKCON) centers around the globe conduct Ratha Yatras annually on different dates – Ratha Yatras have been reported even in European and American countries. I happened to be in the neighborhood when the Rath Yatra at Bangalore took place.

Image Post Processing Workflow – Mounted police HQ, Mysore

On the way back from one of my (many) photo shoots at Chamundi Hill, I chanced upon the Mounted police band (KARP – Karnataka Armed Reserve Police) performing in abandon. Though it was a disciplined routine for the performers, the music emanating was splendid. Fortunately I had on me my tripod which I setup in […]

Monkey statue @ Monkey forest, Ubud, Bali

A Monkey statue covered in algae at Monkey forest, Ubud, Bali. I have started this new section in my website – “Image Manipulation” – where I intend to talk more about Photography than about the subjects being photographed. I am but a beginner in this vast field. Here, I will try to share some basic concepts […]